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What is the average salary for Nail Technicians in the United States?

Nail Technicians earn an average hourly wage of $10.82. Hourly wages typically start from $8.27 and go up to $15.43. Nail Technicians earn an average salary of $22,500 per year. Salaries typically start from $17,200 and go up to $32,100.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Nail Technicians in the United States earn:

$15.43 an hour $32,100 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Nail Technicians in the United States earn:

$11.63 an hour $24,200 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Nail Technicians in the United States earn:

$9.43 an hour $19,620 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Nail Technicians in the United States earn:

$8.72 an hour $18,130 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Nail Technicians in the United States earn:

$8.27 an hour $17,200 per year

Historical salary for Nail Technicians in the United States

Nail Technician salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Nail Technician Salary in Vermont $16.94 $35,240 # 1
Nail Technician Salary in Alaska $15.62 $32,490 # 2
Nail Technician Salary in South Dakota $13.57 $28,220 # 3
Nail Technician Salary in District of Columbia $13.55 $28,190 # 4
Nail Technician Salary in Iowa $13.55 $28,190 # 5
Nail Technician Salary in Wyoming $13.50 $28,080 # 6
Nail Technician Salary in Illinois $13.17 $27,390 # 7
Nail Technician Salary in Washington $13.12 $27,290 # 8
Nail Technician Salary in Florida $13.11 $27,270 # 9
Nail Technician Salary in Michigan $13.01 $27,060 # 10
Nail Technician Salary in Kansas $12.77 $26,570 # 11
Nail Technician Salary in Montana $12.69 $26,400 # 12
Nail Technician Salary in Arizona $12.66 $26,340 # 13
Nail Technician Salary in Colorado $12.61 $26,220 # 14
Nail Technician Salary in Tennessee $12.41 $25,820 # 15
Nail Technician Salary in New Jersey $12.34 $25,670 # 16
Nail Technician Salary in South Carolina $12.09 $25,140 # 17
Nail Technician Salary in North Carolina $12.08 $25,130 # 18
Nail Technician Salary in Wisconsin $12.07 $25,110 # 19
Nail Technician Salary in Texas $12.07 $25,100 # 20
Nail Technician Salary in Minnesota $11.88 $24,710 # 21
Nail Technician Salary in Georgia $11.72 $24,370 # 22
Nail Technician Salary in Utah $11.59 $24,110 # 23
Nail Technician Salary in New Hampshire $11.41 $23,730 # 24
Nail Technician Salary in Massachusetts $11.37 $23,650 # 25
Nail Technician Salary in Kentucky $11.29 $23,490 # 26
Nail Technician Salary in Rhode Island $11.29 $23,470 # 27
Nail Technician Salary in Maryland $11.25 $23,390 # 28
Nail Technician Salary in Maine $11.16 $23,210 # 29
Nail Technician Salary in Virginia $11.11 $23,100 # 30
Nail Technician Salary in Delaware $10.83 $22,520 # 31
Nail Technician Salary in Oregon $10.82 $22,500 # 32
Nail Technician Salary in Ohio $10.70 $22,260 # 33
Nail Technician Salary in Hawaii $10.55 $21,940 # 34
Nail Technician Salary in Arkansas $10.50 $21,840 # 35
Nail Technician Salary in Missouri $10.50 $21,840 # 36
Nail Technician Salary in Connecticut $10.44 $21,720 # 37
Nail Technician Salary in Alabama $10.41 $21,640 # 38
Nail Technician Salary in Nebraska $10.37 $21,580 # 39
Nail Technician Salary in Idaho $10.34 $21,520 # 40
Nail Technician Salary in Pennsylvania $10.20 $21,220 # 41
Nail Technician Salary in Mississippi $10.11 $21,040 # 42
Nail Technician Salary in Louisiana $10.00 $20,810 # 43
Nail Technician Salary in West Virginia $9.99 $20,780 # 44
Nail Technician Salary in California $9.88 $20,540 # 45
Nail Technician Salary in Oklahoma $9.87 $20,530 # 46
Nail Technician Salary in Indiana $9.81 $20,410 # 47
Nail Technician Salary in New York $9.22 $19,180 # 48
Nail Technician Salary in North Dakota $9.09 $18,910 # 49
Nail Technician Salary in Nevada $8.93 $18,580 # 50
Nail Technician Salary in New Mexico $8.36 $17,390 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics